Rotonde de Cartier

Rotonde de Cartier Flying Tourbillon Skeleton watch
45 mm, manual, 18K white gold
REF: W1580031

This version of the Rotonde de Cartier watch highlights exquisite technical characteristics. It showcases the caliber 9455 MC flying tourbillon skeleton, a spectacular mechanical movement with manual winding in which function is part of form. It is a work of art highlighted by its skeletonized bridges and main plate, which combine to create imposing Roman numerals. The interplay of solids and spaces reveals a movement driven by a skeletonized barrel with a visible spring.
The movement is stamped with the “Poinçon de Genève” and accompanied by an individually numbered certificate of origin attesting to the fact that it meets the criteria of excellence established by the Office for the Voluntary Inspection of Watches from Geneva.

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$158,000
Excl. Sales Tax
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Details

Rotonde de Cartier Flying Tourbillon Skeleton watch, 45 mm, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding 9455 MC certified “Poinçon de Genève”. 18K white gold case, beaded crown set with a sapphire cabochon, dial with Roman numerals formed by the movement bridges, blued-steel sword-shaped hands. Black alligator-skin strap with double adjustable 18K white gold folding buckle. Flying tourbillon complication with seconds indicated by the C-shaped tourbillon carriage. Individually numbered movement comprised of 165 parts including 19 jewels. Movement diameter: 35.5 mm, movement thickness: 5.63 mm, balance: 21,600 vibrations/hour, power reserve approx. 50 hours. Sapphire case back. Case thickness: 12.35 mm. Water-resistant to 3 bar (30 meters/100 feet).